#2 – Order of The Eastern Star was organized in late 1979 by Sister Cherfronia Cloteal Tappan, Worthy Matron with approximately nine members under
Queen Adah Grand Chapter. Sister Grace Harvey Grand Matron, working under most
Worshipful Sons of Light Grand Lodge Illustrious Frank J. Bobo 33° Grand Master
A.F.& A.M. Scottish Rite Affiliation Jurisdiction of California and Oregon.
Hadassah Chaper #2 and Sister Tappan joined in with the Organizing of Queen of
Sheba Grand Chapter – Sister Clora M. Brooks Grand Matron and Sister Tappan
Associate Grand Matron working under Most Worshipful King David Grand Lodge
Illustrious Gabe Brook 33° Grand Master.
Sister Tappan Hadassah #2 joined the setting up Celestial Grand Chapter under
the Leadership of Sister Shelia P. Reid Barron Grand Matron she also served as
Associate Grand Matron where her leadership enhanced the Growth of Celestial
Grand Chapter working under Most Worshipful Saint Peter Grand Lodge Illustrious
Charles Groom 33° Grand Lodge.
continued to serve as Worthy Matron of Hadassah until her death on December 26,
Chapter #2 Members will remain grateful for Sister Tappan for organizing such a
Chapter and having served with Dignity, Respect or her distinct Legacy which
give Creed of Charity, Truth and Loving Kindness which was instructed to the
members as a leader and found of Hadassah Chapter #2.
September 6, 2010, Hadassah Chapter 2 left St. Peter Grand Lodge to
the Most Worshipful Son’s of Light Grand Lodge and became Hadassah
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